'Kendall3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Kendall of Austrey, Kendall of Smithesby, Kendall of Twycross

Nichols reports that John, son of the following Thomas, was granted the following arms: "Gules, a fess checky Or and Azure, between three eagles displayed Or."
Thomas Kendall
m. Elizabeth Fitzherbert (dau/heir of Richard Fitzherbert 'of Twycross')
1. John Kendall of Twycross (a 1437)
  A. Bartholomew Kendall of Twycross (a 1462, 1488)
  m. Margaret Shepey b c1450, a 1510, dau/heir of John Shepey of Smithesby)
  i. William Kendall of Smithesby & Twycross (d 07.06.1500)
  m. Anne Austrey
a. Christopher Kendall of Smithesby
  (1) John Kendall of Smithesby (d 1613)
  m. Margaret Sadler of Castle Bromwich
  (A) Humphrey Kendall of Swithland & Blaby (a 1619)
  m1. Margaret Swafield (dau of Augustin Swafield of Branston)
  (i)+ issue (a 1619) - Henry (b c1601), Katharine (b c1599), Margaret (b c1602)
  m2. Susanna Leeson of Sulgrave (relict of W. Saville of Blaby)
  (B) Christopher Kendall of Warton, Warwickshire
  (i) Humphrey Kendall
  (C) Rose Kendall
  m. _ Aggas
(D)+ other issue - John of Whitacre, Alice
  b. William Kendall (d 1543)
  m. _ Radish of Lancashire
  (1) George Kendall of Smithesby (b 1527)
  m1. _ Jennings of Westminster
  (A) Henry Kendall (d 1592)
m. Helen Sacheverell (dau of Henry Sacheverell of Ratcliffe)
  (i) Henry Kendall of Smithesby (b 1588, d 18.04.1627)
  m. Elizabeth Armstrong (d 1640, dau of Gabriel Armstrong of Rempston)
  (a) Henry Kendall of Twycross & Smithesby (b c1611, a 1662)
  m. (1631) Frances Noel (dau of William Noel of Kirkby Mallory)
  ((1)) George Kendall
  m. (1631) Elizabeth Pegge (dau of Thomas Pegge of Yeldesley)
  ((2)) William Kendall of Barleston (d 1715)
  ((A)) William Kendall of Barwell (youngest son)
  ((i))+ issue - John, William, Anne, Elizabeth
  ((B))+ other issue - Thomas, Joseph, Job
  ((3)) John Kendall (4th son)
  m. (c1651) Isabel Pickering (dau.heir of Francis Pickering of Belton)
  ((A)) Henry Kendall (b c1657, a 1662)
  ((B)) John Kendall (d 1717, vicar of Thornton)
  m. Jane Errick (dau of Rev. Thomas Errick of Frisby-in-the-Wricks)
  ((i)) John Kendall of Thorpe Langton (b 1731-2, d 20.05.1804)
  m. Rebecca Tailby (bpt 19.06.1736, a 1811, dau of George Tailby of Slawston)
  ((a)) John Kendall (a 1811)
  m. Ann Paine of Sutton Basset
  (((1)))+ issue - John, William, George, Thomas, Elizabeth, Anne
  ((b)) Rebecca Kendall (a 1811)
  m. (sp?) John Ashby of Lubbenham
((c))+ other issue - Thomas (a 1811, d unm?), 2 sons (d infant)
  ((ii)) Anne Kendall
  m. John Goddard
  ((a))+ 2 sons + 2 daughters
  ((iii)) Elizabeth Kendall (d unm)
((4)) Mary Kendall possibly the Mary who married ....
  m. Philip Weston of Rugeley (b 1636-7, a 04.1664)
  ((5))+ other issue - George, Elizabeth, Frances, Sarah, Hannah, Grace, Eleanor
  (b) Eleanor Kendall
  m. _ Miles of London
(c)+ other issue - Gabriel, William, George, Thomas, Stephen, John, Thomas, John, Elizabeth, Margaret, Jane, Dorothey, Hannah, Abigail
  (ii) Katharine Kendall (d 1650/1645)
  m. Thomas Babington of Rothley
  (B) William Kendall
  (C) Margaret Kendall
  m. Henry Kendall of Austrey @@ just below
  m2. Mary Repington (a 1611, dau of Francis Repington of Amington, m2. Clement Fisher of Packington)
  (D) Francis Kendall (dsp)
  c. John Kendall
m. Margaret Austrey
  (1) Richard Kendall of Austrey, Warwickshire
  m. Elizabeth Willenhall (dau of _ Willenhall of Willenhall)
  (A) Henry Kendall of Austrey (d 14.09.1592)
  m. Margaret Kendall (dau of George Kendall of Smithesby) @@ just above
  (i) Henry Kendall 'of Austrey' (b 1587)
m. (1616) Lucy Brookes (dau of John Brookes of Haselor)
  (a) Henry Kendall of Smythesby (a 1647)
  (b) William Kendall
  partner unknown
  (2) Anthony Kendall of Highgate, Middlesex
  d. daughter
  m. _ Parker of Hardreshull
  e. daughter
  m. (Robert) Whatton of Whatton
  ii.+ other issue (d Bosworth 22.08.1485) - Richard, Thomas

Main source(s): 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 4, part 2, 1811, 'Pedigree of Kendall of Twycross and Thornton', p985)
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